by Natalie Ikeman guest columnist   It’s that time of year again. The yellow buses are out practicing their routes, the leaves are hinting at bright oranges and reds to come and children are splashing in their last days at the pool. Yes, back-to- school time is just around the corner. Before they head back [...]

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A pair of turnovers swung everything Champlin Park’s way in a 31-13 win on Thursday night. “Our defense, they bailed us out,” Rebels quarterback Max Biegert said. Offense only took the Rebels football team so far with 17 first-half points and none in the second half. Defense gave their team more momentum and cushion for [...]

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The Brooklyn Park Fire Department received the following calls for service during the week of Aug. 14-20. There were 175 total calls, comprised of 52 fire-related calls and 123 EMS-related calls. Some of those calls included 1 building fire, 1 cooking fire, 1 trash fire, 1 grass fire, 6 rescue calls, 2 hazardous condition calls, [...]

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As summer draws to a close, Brooklyn Center businesses will band together once again for a good cause on the links. The Brooklyn Center Business Association (BCBA), in conjunction with a wide variety of businesses in Brooklyn Center or serving the city’s residents, will put on the 9th Annual BCBA Golf Tournament at Centerbrook Golf [...]

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The Golden Valley Federated Women’s Club will host its regular meeting 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Golden Valley Country Club, 7001 Golden Valley Road. Lunch will be served at noon. Following a brief business meeting, guest speaker Jeanne Rogers will present a musical program titled “Celebrating Life – Happy Birthday!” Fee is $22 [...]

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Living in the Valley Events, a group determined to unite the residents of Golden Valley one social event at a time, hosted its summer event at Brookview’s new lawn bowling facility Aug. 19. The event featured live acoustic music, food and drink specials and lawn bowling. According to its founder Amy Clements and Wade Wollock, [...]

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Heading into the 2014-15 school year, Osseo Area Schools is preparing for its district-wide grade configuration change to a middle school model that will take affect next year. The biggest physical change will come with adding more space to the district’s three high schools, Maple Grove, Osseo and Park Center, an approach to accommodating for [...]

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